• About 50,000 affected by heavy rains in China's Guangxi

    9 days ago - By China Travel & Tourism News

    As of 5 pm Thursday, about 50,000 residents of South China's Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region have been affected by floods caused by extensive heavy rains that began on May 8, the regional emergency management department said. During the period, rainfall affected a total crop area of over 3,800 hectares, caused 19 households to collapse and severely damaged 34 households. On Thursday alone, downpours lashed the eastern area of Guangxi and some of its coastal areas, while some parts even suffered from thunderstorms and strong winds. Some areas logged 150 to 250 mm of precipitation with the...
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